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Staff of the
thunderclap
( ( )
Item750
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 40s
Danger Level 1
Material Wood

Staff of the thunderclap is a melee weapon and one of the Magic staves. When zapped, it has a chance to stun enemies within a 3/2/1 radius of the PC, depending on B/U/C status. In addition, zapping it temporarily deafens the PC if they are not already deaf.

The staff has typical stats of (+4, 1d12+2). As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
500 2000 4000

Desirability[]

Somewhat useful, though unreliable, for disabling enemies.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be found in the same ways as any generic loot.

Greater Identify information[]

----------------- uncursed staff of the thunderclap (+4, 1d12+2)----------------

When used in melee combat it grants a +4 bonus to hit and causes 1d12+2 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d4 points of damage.

It on average recharges in 250-4000 turns (depending on other factors).
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